Tom, Author at ITR Marine


America’s Great Loop

America’s Great Loop – A Route That Is Almost Too Short America’s Great Loop attracts boating enthusiasts from across the country and around the world. There is simply no single path or itinerary to conclude the loop. Rather, to avoid harsh winters, and hot summers, boaters usually travel down the Mississippi River and Canadian rivers …

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Hurricane Season

Hurricane Season – Be Prepared The last few days of the hurricane season are traditionally very busy months for boating enthusiasts and weekend water sport boat owners. Hurricane season in Florida runs from June to the first week of October, so there is plenty of time to get out on the water and enjoy all …

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Yacht Maintenance Overview

Yacht maintenance is an essential element of successful yacht ownership and operational management. Just like any other asset, it needs to be well looked after and preserved to maintain value and ensure reliable operation over time. There are many different aspects to yacht management, with each needing careful attention and upkeep in order to keep …

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Marine Refrigeration

Since the birth of the modest Danfoss compressor, DC refrigerators have been the most popular choice for cooling. They were the thing of the moment about a decade ago and were most commonly used in built-in cupboards, coolers and converted air conditioners for the home. Modern galley refrigeration has evolved and now competes with more …

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